The Organ and Tissue Authority has released a suite of factsheets relating to Australia’s 2017 organ and tissue donation and transplantation..
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The latest report on Australian organ donation and transplant outcomes shows that last year, the number of deceased organ donors continued at the ..
Today it was announced that Victoria had a record-breaking 148 deceased organ donors in 2017; the highest number by any state on record. These sel..
The Department of Health and Human Services wants to understand what the Victorian public thinks about the flu and seasonal vaccination. Your ..
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Organ and tissue donation and transplantation touches the lives of thousands of Australian families each year. Advances in medicine, science and t..
Victoria’s entire health system is working together to meet the challenges presented by one of our worst-ever flu seasons. Minister for..